Backwash Meaning

There are 3 meaning(s) for word Backwash

Meaning 1 : the consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic event)

    Synonyms : aftermath,  wake
Meaning 2 : the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller

    Synonyms : airstream,  race,  slipstream,  wash
Meaning 3 : the wave that spreads behind a boat as it moves forward

    Synonyms : wake